Recreational Therapist, CTRS

June 13, 2024

The Philadelphia Protestant Home (PPH)

Philadelphia, PA

The Philadelphia Protestant Home (PPH), a vibrant senior living community located in Northeast Philadelphia,  is are seeking a compassionate and skilled Recreational Therapist to join our team. As a Recreational Therapist, you will be responsible for providing therapeutic recreational activities to residents in various healthcare settings. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of patients and contribute to their overall well-being.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement therapeutic recreational programs based on individual resident needs and treatment goals
  • Conduct assessments to evaluate residents' physical, emotional, and cognitive abilities
  • Plan and facilitate group activities such as arts and crafts, sports, music therapy, and games
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to develop comprehensive therapeutic recreational treatment plans
  • Utilize medical terminology and documentation practices to maintain accurate resident records
  • Monitor residents' progress and adjust therapeutic recreational treatment plans as necessary

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Therapeutic Recreation
  • CTRS (Preferred); CTRS Eligible
  • Strong knowledge of recreational therapy principles and techniques
  • Experience in senior living, health care, or related fields is preferred
  • Familiarity with medical terminology and documentation practices
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail

Contact

MAIN NUMBER: 215-697-8000

EMAIL- HR@PPHFamily.org

FAX- 215-697-8481